The cyber expert explained what not to do when the VPN is enabled

The main issue in the use of VPN services is trust
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It is not recommended to open your bank accounts or e-mail when the VPN service is enabled on your device. Vladimir Ulyanov, head of the Zecurion analytical center, told URA.RU about this.

“I would not recommend using VPN services to access critical accounts, such as Internet banking or e-mail to which other accounts and accounts are linked. This will compromise the information, and it is unsafe. If we use a VPN to gain access to a resource that is blocked, this is a light option, “Vladimir Ulyanov told URA.RU.

The specialist stressed that in the use of such services much depends on how much the user trusts him. “This is the most important issue for trusting a VPN service. It, of course, protects us from telecom operators and allows us to visit some sites that are blocked, are in the register of prohibited. At the same time, we must trust the service itself, because we work through it, respectively, we transmit information, “he said.

Earlier, the chairman of the State Duma Committee on Information Policy Alexander Hinstein said that Russia has already blocked 20 popular VPN services, which are used to bypass the blocking of sites and services. He stressed that Roskomnadzor intends to continue such work.

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It is not recommended to open your bank accounts or e-mail when the VPN service is enabled on your device. Vladimir Ulyanov, head of the Zecurion analytical center, told URA.RU about this. “I would not recommend using VPN services to access critical accounts, such as Internet banking or e-mail to which other accounts and accounts are linked. This will compromise the information, and it is unsafe. If we use a VPN to gain access to a resource that is blocked, this is a light option, “Vladimir Ulyanov told URA.RU. The specialist stressed that in the use of such services much depends on how much the user trusts him. “This is the most important issue for trusting a VPN service. It, of course, protects us from telecom operators and allows us to visit some sites that are blocked, are in the register of prohibited. At the same time, we must trust the service itself, because we work through it, respectively, we transmit information, “he said. Earlier, the chairman of the State Duma Committee on Information Policy Alexander Hinstein said that Russia has already blocked 20 popular VPN services, which are used to bypass the blocking of sites and services. He stressed that Roskomnadzor intends to continue such work.

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